Moat and Glacis of Caesarea Maritima's Medieval Fortress 3

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5/18/16
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Caesarea National Park , Israel , Herod the Great , Hellenism , Roman Empire , Judea , Caesarea Maritima , Straton's Tower , Crusader Fortress , Glacis , Fortress Wall
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A glacis was a sloped wall used in medieval fortresses to allow defenders to have better sight lines to repel attackers. This photo is of the eastern wall.
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